1972 Michigan Football team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

February 6, 2018 Happy Birthday Paul Seymour

Today is a great day to wish Happy Birthday to an All-American Wolverine named Paul Seymour. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Paul Christopher Seymour was born on this day in Detroit, Michigan. The talented Seymour had an outstanding high school career at Royal Oak Shrine High School ...

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1967 Michigan Football team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

February 5, 2018 Happy Birthday Rocky Rosema

The purpose of today’s post is wish Happy Birthday to a Michigan Wolverine named Rocky Rosema. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Roger William “Rocky” Rosema was born on this day at Grand Rapids, Michigan. the versatile Rosema arrived in Ann Arbor to play for Bump Elliott in ...

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1948 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

February 4, 2018 Happy Birthday Anniversary Benjamin G. Oosterbaan!

Today’s post is an opportunity to celebrate the Happy Birthday Anniversary of a Michigan Legend named Benjamin G. Oosterbaan. The athletically gifted Oosterbaan was born on this day in 1906. Benjamin G. “Bennie” Oosterbaan came to Ann Arbor, Michigan in the fall of 1924 and he never left! He ...

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2002 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

February 3, 2018 Happy Birthday Victor Hobson

Yes, today is a great day to remember another Wolverine “Captain” named Victor Hobson. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Victor Brian Hobson was born on this day at Mount Laurel, New Jersey. We’re going to switch things around today. First, we will talk about Victor Hobson. Then, ...

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1907 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

February 1, 2018 Rest in Peace Paul P. Magoffin

The purpose of today’s blog is to remember another Pigskin Pioneer named Paul P. Magoffin. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Paul Parker “Maggie” Magoffin died on this day in 1956. Before we learn about Magoffin’s Wolverine career, we will look at today’s “trivial matters.” Part I. Trivia ...

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1961 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

January 31, 2018 – Happy Birthday Anniversary George Mans

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to a former Wolverine captain named George Mans. According to the Wikipedia listed below, George W. Mans was born on this day in 1940. Mans was born in Detroit, Michigan, but he grew up in Trenton, Michigan. We’ll talk shortly ...

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1964 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

January 30, 2018 – Happy Birthday Bump Elliott

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to a former Wolverine All-American player and championship coach named Bump Elliott. We will talk more about that after we take a closer look at today’s Michigan “trivia.” Part I. Trivia Question of the Day – January 29, 2018: Who ...

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1998 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

January 28, 2018 – Happy Birthday Jon Jansen

Today is a great day to send out Happy Birthday greetings to a former Michigan great named Jon Jansen. Jon played at Michigan from 1995 to 1998. We will talk more about his Wolverine Football career after we look at today’s trivia questions and answers. Part I. Trivia Question ...

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1950 Michigan Football Team | bigbluefootballhistory.com

January 27, 2018 Happy Birthday Anniversary Michigan Man Alfred J. Julian

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to another Michigan Wolverine named Alfred J. Julian. Julian played for the Wolverines from 1956 to 1959. Of course, this meant that he played at the end of Bennie Oosterbaan’s career and the first season of the Bump Elliott Era. Before ...

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